Surgical Technology

At Triton College, futures are made by hand. Thinking critically and solving problems, our students learn by doing. As a student in Triton's Surgical Technology program, you'll gain valuable real-world experience beyond anything you can find in a textbook. You'll have hours of hands-on practice in state-of-the-art labs, with access to a wide array of specialty instrumentation and real-time experience through clinical placements. As a surgical technology graduate, you'll become an integral part of an O.R. team, providing care to patients before, during, and after surgery.

Career Opportunities

  • Surgical technologist in:
    • Hospital
    • Same-day surgical center
  • Surgical supply or equipment sales representative

Program Requirements

Surgical Technology is a selective admission program with preference given to the most qualified individuals, as determined by a point system based on academic history related to completion of prerequisite courses and previous medical experience.

Program Prerequisites

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